The Society of St. Hugh of Cluny
Fr. Leo Camurati, First Traditional Mass
Thu, 24 May 2018 22:27:38 +0000
Saint Agnes Church in Manhattan is pleased to announce that Father Leo Camurati, O.P. will offer his first Solemn Mass in the traditional Roman Rite at the church on Sunday, May 27th, at 9am. The Mass will be followed by a coffee and cake reception and Fr. Camurati’s bestowing of First Blessings in the undercroft […]
Masses for the Feast of Corpus Christi
Mon, 21 May 2018 21:07:07 +0000
Solemn Mass for the Feast of Corpus Christi on Thursday, May 31 at 7 pm. A procession in the church and benediction will follow the Mass. Fr. Timothy Iannacone will be the celebrant, with Fr. Michael Novajosky as deacon and Fr. Donal Kloster as subdeacon. The pastor of St. Pius X, Fr. Samuel Kachuba, will […]
Mass for Feast of St. Joan of Arc at St. Agnes in Brooklyn
Mon, 21 May 2018 20:53:48 +0000
Our Society will be sponsoring a Solemn Mass at St. Agnes Church in Brooklyn for the Feast of St. Joan of Arc on Wednesday,  May 30 at 7 pm. A historic church lovingly called the “Cathedral of Brooklyn,” by locals,  St. Agnes is located at 433 Sackett Street in Carroll Gardens. This will be the […]
Annual Mass for Persecuted Church in China
Sat, 19 May 2018 17:46:17 +0000
A Solemn Mass votive Mass to Our Lady Help of Christians was offered yesterday for the persecuted Church in China at the Basilica of St. John the Evangelist in Stamford, CT. The celebrant was Fr. Cyprian La Pastina. This Mass anticipates Annual World Day of Prayers for China on May 24, which was instituted in […]
The Church of the Gesu
Sun, 13 May 2018 20:25:25 +0000
The high point of the exhibition is this early original work by Bernini – a portrait bust of St Robert Bellarmine. The Holy Name: Art of the Gesu: Bernini and his Age. (At Fairfield University Art Museum) Taking refuge from the overblown, paganistic megashows of Gotham City, we turn to a smaller, more focused but […]
Heavenly Bodies! Part II
Sat, 12 May 2018 02:24:08 +0000
Heavenly Bodies! Part II (We conclude our coverage of the new Met exhibition. Part I can be found HERE. No photography was permitted in the Vatican exhibition space – your reporter was one of the minority adhering to the rules.) Now what of the “Vatican” part of the exhibition? Actually, it’s “much ado about nothing.” […]
World Day of Prayer for the Church in China
Thu, 10 May 2018 17:58:16 +0000
Solemn Latin High Mass will be offered at the Basilica of Saint John the Evangelist, Stamford, Connecticut, on Friday, May 18, 2018 at 7PM for the persecuted Church in China. Your prayers, sacrifices and Masses for the Church in China are especially urgent now.
Heavenly Bodies! Part I
Wed, 09 May 2018 02:25:31 +0000
I approached this “show” with trepidation given the tasteless title. Catholicism and the commercial fashion industry – what points of contact could there be today? If we are to judge by what is sold next to supermarket checkout counters, American women indeed are obsessed with their bodies. And a stroll up Fifth Avenue, such as […]
Lepanto Conference at Immaculate Conception Basilica in Waterbury
Sun, 06 May 2018 02:18:33 +0000
Saturday was a perfect day for the Lepanto conference. It was the feast of St Pius V, with whose support the famous battle was fought. It was the same St Pius V who codified the traditional Roman rite, which was so beautifully celebrated at this conference. And to have all this take place amid the […]
Fr. Cipolla: Sermon for the Feast of St. Pius V
Sun, 06 May 2018 00:11:26 +0000
Sermon for the Feast of St. Pius V, preached by Father Richard Cipolla at the Lepanto Youth Rallyin Waterbury, Connecticut, 5 May, 2018 Fr. Cipolla processing with a relic of St. Pius V today in Waterbury There is a church in Rome not too far from the train station, Termini. Its exterior looks like many […]